Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano has erected a Transparent Wall of Honor at the Cenotaph in Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, containing the names of all heroes past in remembrance of Late Biafran heroes.
Speaking at the memorial event, Governor Obiano stressed the need to keep remembering our heroes past while we celebrate them for the bravery they showed.
Obiano said: “Without memory, life assumes the attributes of a futile gaze into the void of time….Let’s Celebrate the bravery of these great spirits who lost their lives yesterday that we may find peace today”
Governor Obiano was born at Aguleri, a town in Anambra State, Eastern Nigeria. He received a bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from the University of Lagos in 1979 and a Master of Business Administration from the same university.
He is a Nigerian banker, technocrat, politician and the fourth Democratic Governor of Anambra State.